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Carli Lloyd celebrated her goals on Sunday like she was on the links. And while her team are scary in attack the quality of their defence is still a mystery

In a result that surprised no one, the US women’s national team punched past Chile to secure a spot in the knockout round of the Women’s World Cup. The group stage rolls on, however, and the match against Sweden will determine the USA’s path through the rest of the tournament. Now, first or second place in the group is up for grabs. Here is what we learned from the USA’s 3-0 win on Sunday over Chile.

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